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Passion Pit: Sleepyhead Meaning

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Sleepyhead Lyrics

And everything is going to beat
And everything is going to beat
And everything is going to

And you said, it was like fire around the brim
Burning solid, burning thin, the burning rim
Like stars burning holes right through the...

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    anonymous
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    Aug 1st, 8:00am report


    "My beard grew down to the floor, and out through the door."

    Is one of the few lyrics I had zero problem interpreting.

    He grew older and left.



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    anonymous
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    May 22nd, 2018 5:55am report


    Maybe a child having a nightmare



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    anonymous
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    Mar 10th, 2018 3:45am report


    Perhaps it's cancer



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    anonymous
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    Dec 3rd, 2017 12:18pm report


    To me it sounds like someone watching someone die (maybe get taken off life support) in a hospital room surrounded by that person's friends and family. Sleepy head is just a sad but easier way for the guy to think about it because maybe dying is just like sleeping.



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    anonymous
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    Mar 3rd, 2016 3:32am report


    I think it's about someone in a coma.



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    anonymous
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    May 20th, 2014 5:29am report


    I think this song is basically about the dreamscape.
    With so many weird things, like, "My beard grew down to the floor, and out through the door." It's pretty obvious it's about a very strange dream.




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